How Much Money Braille Skateboarding Makes On YouTube – Net Worth

(Last Updated On: April 1, 2018)

Braille Skateboarding Net Worth – $1.6 Million


Braille Skateboarding is a YouTube channel by skateboarders and for skateboarders. Its content is mainly tutorial videos on various skateboarding tricks and basically teaching various stuff about the sport. New videos are uploaded daily. The founder is a skateboarder by the name Aaron Kyro who has been doing it for the last 17 years. He started the website back in 2007. He has an estimated net worth of $1.6 million.

How Much Money Does Braille Skateboarding Earn On YouTube?

The channel has over 3.2 million subscribers as of 2018 and has accumulated over 900 million views so far. It gets an average of 600,000 views per day. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $1,100 per day ($400,000 a year) from ads.

YouTubers get paid between $2 – $5 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views range from 40% – 60% of the total views. All these are influenced by several factors like device played on, the location of the viewer, ad inventory, how many ads there are on a video, how many people skip the ads, ad engagement etc.

There is also a program known as Google Preferred where deep-pocketed companies can target ads on the top 5% most popular content. The ad rates here are higher than normal. Apart from ads, YouTubers also generate extra from YouTube Red viewers who pay a monthly fee to view premium content on YouTube plus watch videos without ads. Here they get paid based on watch time on their videos. The longer the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.

Aaron makes extra income through merchandise sales which of consist of stuff like t-shirts.